Stories from the Revolution
  •   Originally published in Bikya Masr: http://bikyamasr.com/65166/maybe-its-time-to-reevaluate-us-aid-to-egypt/ The United States is not highly regarded in Egypt these days, in fact resentment seems pretty universal—from liberals, conservatives, secular and religious, rich and...

    Maybe it’s time to reevaluate U.S. aid to Egypt

      Originally published in Bikya Masr: http://bikyamasr.com/65166/maybe-its-time-to-reevaluate-us-aid-to-egypt/ The United States is not highly regarded in Egypt these days, in fact resentment seems pretty universal—from liberals, conservatives, secular and religious, rich and…

  •   Originally published in Bikya Masr: http://bikyamasr.com/61728/sluts-the-world-over/ Conservative American radio host Rush Limbaugh is hardly the first man to shout “Slut!  Prostitute!” at an uppity woman.  I’ve been called these words...

    Sluts the World Over

      Originally published in Bikya Masr: http://bikyamasr.com/61728/sluts-the-world-over/ Conservative American radio host Rush Limbaugh is hardly the first man to shout “Slut!  Prostitute!” at an uppity woman.  I’ve been called these words…

  •   Originally published on Bikya Masr: http://bikyamasr.com/58693/how-the-arab-spring-has-transformed-journalism/ When what was expected to be a small protest in Cairo’s Tahrir Square became massive and nationwide, journalists inside and outside Egypt were unprepared....

    How the Arab Spring has Transformed Journalism

      Originally published on Bikya Masr: http://bikyamasr.com/58693/how-the-arab-spring-has-transformed-journalism/ When what was expected to be a small protest in Cairo’s Tahrir Square became massive and nationwide, journalists inside and outside Egypt were unprepared….

  • If religious conservatives have their way, educational reform in Egypt will reflect their strict and literalist interpretation of Islam. This will include separate programs for girls to teach them their...

    Salafi religious conservative to lead Egypt’s education reform

    If religious conservatives have their way, educational reform in Egypt will reflect their strict and literalist interpretation of Islam. This will include separate programs for girls to teach them their…

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